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RTAP Newsletters

SUMMER 2021

 

The Summer issue of the Kansas RTAP Newsletter is now available and accessible from any device!  Click here for a printable version, or click below to read this season's edition.

 

 

 In this issue:

  • Recruiting and Retaining More Transit Drivers
  • Responding to an Emergency: Lessons from Flint Hills ATA
  • Tips for Mandating Masks on Public Transit Vehicles
  • Tornado Preparedness
  • Navigating the SAM Site to Work for You
  • Best Practices for File Management and Record Retention
  • Kansas RTAP Training Update

Comments? Questions? We'd love your feedback! Email our Communications Coordinator, Kara Cox, at kara.cox@ku.edu and let us know what you think. 

 

 

SPRING 2021

 

Click here for a printable version, or click below to read this season's edition.

 

 

 

 

 In this issue:

  • Effective Techniques to Reduce Transit-Driver Distracted Driving Due to Cellphones
  • Taking a Second Look at Tires
  • Verbal De-Escalation Training Resources
  • Assistive Technology for Kansans: Better Access with Better Technology
  • Text Messaging Systems Allow for Improved Communication between Agencies and Customers
  • What to Know about Accessible Power Lifts
  • Five More Ways to Increase Kansas Rural Riders
  • Kansas RTAP Training Update


WINTER 2020

The Winter issue of the Kansas RTAP Newsletter is now available and accessible from any device!  Click here for a printable version, or click below to read this season's edition.

 

 In this issue:

  • How CARES Act Funding is Helping Transit Providers- Fact Sheet
  • Five Ways to Increase Kansas Rural Transit Riders- Fact Sheet
  • Federal Mask Mandate to all Kansas Transit Providers
  • Rural Transit Funding for Elected Officials- Fact Sheet
  • Technical Resources from Kansas RTAP, at Your Fingertips
  • The Importance of Securing Oxygen Tanks

Comments? Questions? We'd love your feedback! Email our Communications Coordinator, Kara Cox, at kara.cox@ku.edu and let us know what you think. 


AUTUMN 2020

The Autumn issue of the Kansas RTAP Newsletter is now available and accessible from any device! Click here to view this edition.

 

 In this issue:

  • How "The Match" Works - Fact Sheet
  • Local Government Finance for Rural Transit Professionals - Fact Sheet
  • Using Electronic Vehicle Inspection Equipment to Improve Efficiency and Compliance - Fact Sheet
  • Greetings from RTAP Director Lisa Koch
  • Reno County Area Transportation's Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic
  • KPTA Conference 2020
  • An Update of RTAP Training and Programs

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Service Animals & Public Transit - How They Can Serve Together  --  RTAP Fact Sheet (PDF)

• Preparing for Triennial Reviews- The FTA Offers Some Guidance  --  RTAP Fact Sheet (PDF)

• Webinar - Learn From a Colleague: Preventative Maintenance

Financial Tips for Agencies - What Are Allowable Costs? (PDF)

Kansas RTAP Wants to Hear from You - We Encourage You to Participate in Our Survey Regarding Training (PDF)

Jazz Up Your Marketing with graphics and photography from National RTAP (PDF)

• Mark Your Calendar for These Upcoming Events in 2019 (PDF)

Kansas RTAP’s 2019 Training Schedule (website link)


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